Duration 10h 31m
Distance 619.8 km
Average price SFr 230
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Charleroi and Lucerne takes 10h 31m and the fastest train takes 7h 25m. The train service runs several times per day from Charleroi to Lucerne. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Paris

  1. Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Gare de Paris-Est
  4. Strasbourg
  5. Basel SBB
  6. Lucerne
8h 39m
SFr 202 - SFr 411

Charleroi to Lucerne train times

Trains run four times a day between Charleroi and Lucerne. The earliest departure is at 06:49 in the morning, and the last departure from Charleroi is at 19:55 which arrives into Lucerne at 11:30. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Thursday, December 12, 2019

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Charleroi to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid and arriving at Luzern via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Gare de Paris-Est, Strasbourg and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 39m.

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The distance between Charleroi and Lucerne is 469 km. The road distance is 619.8 km.

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Charleroi to Lucerne train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid station.

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Charleroi to Lucerne train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Luzern station.

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